About the surgeons at the Surgery Center of Chevy Chase

Steven Safran, MD, PA - Ophthalmology


After attending Brooklyn College in New York where he earned a bachelor of arts in biology, Steven Safran graduated cum laude with his medical degree from the State University of New York Downstate Medical Center's Health and Sciences Center in Brooklyn. Dr. Safran's post graduate medical training included an internal medicine internship at Beth Israel Medical Center in New York, an ophthalmology residency with the New York University Medical Center and a fellowship in cornea and external disease at the Duke University Medical Center in South Carolina. He is an American Board Certified Ophthalmologist Eye Physician and Surgeon and is a Diplomat of the American Board of Ophthalmology.

Dr. Safran has privileges with Capital Health System, the Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital at Hamilton, the New Jersey Eye Laser Center and the St. Lawrence Rehabilitation Center and New Jersey Surgery Center.

Dr. Safran's professional memberships are with the New Jersey Academy of Ophthalmology, the American Board of Medical Specialists, the American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery, the American Medical Association, Alpha Omega Alpha, the American Academy of Ophthalmology, Mercer Medical Society and the New Jersey Medical Society.

Procedures performed by Dr. Steven Safran include:


  • Cataract removal with insertion of intraocular lens
  • YAG laser procedure
  • Corneal transplant
  • Glaucoma surgery
  • Lasik laser vision correction
  • Eyelid surgery
Steven Safran, MD, PA - Ophthalmology

Steven Safran, MD, PA - Ophthalmology


Contact Info

132 Franklin Corner Road
Lawrenceville, NJ 08648

P: 609.896.3931
F: 609.895.1959


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